Wedding Doll (Hatuna MeNiyar)

Wedding Doll (Hatuna MeNiyar) Israel (2015) Dir. Nitzan Giladi It might surprise people to learn that Israel has quite a robust film industry dating back to the days of silent cinema, and is among the most nominated countries for the Foreign Language Oscar. This debut feature from documentary maker Nitzan Giladi - while not a … Continue reading Wedding Doll (Hatuna MeNiyar)

Love & Peace

Love & Peace (Cert PG) 1 Disc (Distributor: Third Window Films) Running Time: 118 minutes approx. Japanese maverick Sion Sono had a busy 2015, making no less than SIX films of varying subjects and styles, including the violent satire Tag and this almost unimaginable for Sono family friendly tokusatsu (special effects) fantasy movie, in which … Continue reading Love & Peace

Wakolda (aka The German Doctor)

Wakolda (aka The German Doctor) Argentina (2013) Dir. Lucía Puenzo It is generally accepted that the Nazis weren’t particularly nice people so the popular consensus is you wouldn’t let one in the house - unless of course you weren’t aware that you were in the presence of a high-ranking officer of the SS with a … Continue reading Wakolda (aka The German Doctor)

Rozen Maiden Zuruckspulen

Rozen Maiden Zuruckspulen (Cert 15) 2 Discs (Distributor: MVM) Running time: 279 minutes approx. The seven Gothic Lolita dolls known collectively as Rozen Maiden are back with a new twist on a familiar tale. The first episode will feel like déjà vu for anyone who has followed the series from the beginning as it takes … Continue reading Rozen Maiden Zuruckspulen